There are 5 ways to get from Mazatlán to Zihuatanejo by plane, bus or car

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Fly  •  5 h 35 min

  1. Fly from Mazatlan (MZT) to Ixtapa/Zihuatanejo (ZIH) MZT - ZIH

$172 - $716

Cheapest option

Bus La Linea  •  25 h 16 min

  1. Take the bus from Mazatlán to Guadalajara Elite/Chihuahuense/Pacifico/Futura
  2. Take the bus from Guadalajara to Zihuatanejo

$59 - $83

3 alternative options

Bus Autovías  •  14 h 28 min

  1. Take the bus from Mazatlán to Zapopan
  2. Take the bus from Guadalajara to Zihuatanejo

$69 - $106

Bus Autobuses Elite  •  20 h 47 min

  1. Take the bus from Mazatlán to Zihuatanejo

$73 - $76

Drive  •  11 h 27 min

  1. Drive from Mazatlán to Zihuatanejo 625.5 miles

$80 - $130

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Mazatlán to Zihuatanejo is to bus which costs $1100 - $1600 and takes 25 h 16 min.

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The quickest way to get from Mazatlán to Zihuatanejo is to fly which costs $3200 - $14000 and takes 5 h 35 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Mazatlán to Zihuatanejo. However, there are services departing from Mazatlán and arriving at Zihuatanejo via Zapopan and Guadalajara. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14 h 28 min.

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The distance between Mazatlán and Zihuatanejo is 801 km. The road distance is 1000.8 km.

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The best way to get from Mazatlán to Zihuatanejo without a car is to bus which takes 14 h 28 min and costs $1200 - $2000.

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It takes approximately 5 h 35 min to get from Mazatlán to Zihuatanejo, including transfers.

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Mazatlán to Zihuatanejo bus services, operated by TAP, depart from Mazatlán station.

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The best way to get from Mazatlán to Zihuatanejo is to fly which takes 5 h 35 min and costs $3200 - $14000. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $1200 - $2000 and takes 14 h 28 min.

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Map of how to get from Mazatlán to Zihuatanejo.
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  • Distance: 500.7 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 35 min

What companies run services between Mazatlán, Mexico and Zihuatanejo, Mexico?

Aeroméxico, Interjet and three other airlines fly from Mazatlán to Zihuatanejo 3 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Mazatlán to Zihuatanejo via Zapopan and Guadalajara in around 14 h 28 min.

Airlines
Aeroméxico
Website
world.aeromexico.com
Flights from Mazatlan to Ixtapa/Zihuatanejo via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
5 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $900
Aeromar
Website
aeromar.com.mx
Flights from Mazatlan to Ixtapa/Zihuatanejo via Mexico City
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Bus operators
Autovías
Website
autovias.com.mx
Bus from Guadalajara to Zihuatanejo
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
autovias.com.mx
Autobuses Elite
Phone
01 800 507 5500, 57290807
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Mazatlán to Zihuatanejo
Ave. Duration
19 h 27 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$68
Schedules at
estrellablanca.com.mx
Estrella Blanca
Website
estrellablanca.com.mx
Bus from Mazatlán to Guadalajara
Ave. Duration
15 h 16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $50
Schedules at
estrellablanca.com.mx
Económico
$23 - $35
Primera Select
$35 - $50
La Linea
Phone
01 800 622 22 22
Website
lalinea.com.mx
Bus from Guadalajara to Zihuatanejo
Ave. Duration
9 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$36
Schedules at
lalinea.com.mx

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